The Illinois Supreme Court will decide if Rahm Emanuel will stay on the mayoral ballot for Chicago's Feb. 22 election. But is he the right choice for Chicagoans?
As Republicans attempt to repeal healthcare reform, Democats are turning the debate into a campaign to explain the law to more Americans.
Brown told a Capitol says his budget "will take sacrifice from every sector of California."
The 71-26 vote marked a significant foreign policy achievement for the Obama administration during the lame-duck Congressional session.
Senate Republicans appeared increasingly determined to use the nuclear treaty as a political football in their drive to block all possible administration initiatives.
DREAM Act supporters, both in Congress and at the grassroots, vowed to continue the fight for justice.
The Obama administration stepped up its campaign to overcome a possible Republican filibuster of the DREAM Act.
"Right now we've made a tremendous sacrifice," Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis said. "There's no pleasure in us giving the high income tax bracket these cuts."
California's labor movement was the game-changer in the state's Democratic election sweep.
If the Senate decides to vote on the new START treaty with Russia, it will likely garner enough votes for passage, an expert with a top Washington think tank predicted.